Orban Family History

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Orban Name Meaning

Hungarian (Orbán): from the personal name Orbán, from Latin Urbanus (see Urban). German and Dutch: variant of Urban. French: habitational name from a place so named in Tarn.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Organ, Urban, Orman, Oran, Ban, Orbin, Lorman, Orbach, Oman, Orten

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Orban Family Origin

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Orban Family Occupations

What did your Orban ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Orban occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Orban's were Laborers. Laborer and Brick Moulder were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Orban. A less common occupation for the Orban family was Farmer.

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  • Laborer

  • Brick Moulder

  • Farmer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Orban ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Orban Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Orban. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Orban census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Orban. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Orban. For the veterans among your Orban ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Orban Life Expectancy

What is the average Orban lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Orban life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Orban in 1951 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Orban

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Orban ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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